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The pattern of American literature

Arthur Robert Hone

The pattern of American literature

by Arthur Robert Hone

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Published by Tartu State University in Tartu .
Written in English

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  • American literature -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.

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    StatementA. R. Hone.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS94 .H6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination111 p. ;
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5257483M
    LC Control Number75330920

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